DHV:
741
Tourin ID:
PRAG 6

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

CZ

Strahov

Simon Joseph

Truska

Date:

1799

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CZ

Prague

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

Czech Museum of Music (division of Narodni Muzeum)

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

758 E

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.0

String Length:

62.5

Rib Depth:

12.0

Upper Width:

30.5

Middle Width:

22.0

Bottom Width:

38.0

Information

Source:

Letter from museum to Tourin, 6/79 (+ TGM visit 10/18, on display only)

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from A. Pappano 10/21: front (color); from K. Libin 7/16: front (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Widely outcurved lower bouts; strong recurve in upper bouts of table, less in lower bouts. Tailgut. Museum’s measurements evidently only to nearest half cm.